Administrative Analyst - College of Business (MB2019-PC2595)

  • Monterey Bay
  • Seaside, California
  • Dec 21, 2019
Full Time Administrative Analysis and Research Clerical and Administrative Support

Job Description


Administrative Analyst - College of Business

(Administrative Analyst/Specialist - Non-Exempt)


Apply Today! Open until filled. Application Screening Begins: January 8, 2020

Powered by an inspiring Founding Vision Statement, California State University, Monterey Bay ( is a comprehensive, mid-sized four-year university whose staff and faculty help transform student lives by emphasizing project-based learning, requiring service learning, and promoting multicultural and global perspectives on and beyond the campus community. CSUMB is both an MSI and HSI and has a vibrant, diverse student body of nearly 7,000 students and growing. Our faculty and staff, many of whom live in campus housing, appreciate living and working about one mile from the shores of the beautiful Monterey Bay.

As one of the 23 campuses in the California State University (CSU) system, we offer excellent benefits, including housing, and competitive salaries for our faculty and staff. During our 25th Silver Anniversary Celebration in 2019-20, we will complete two major building projects: the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences and the Student Union. By 2030, CSUMB's sustainability initiative is to be carbon neutral.


Under the general supervision of the Dean, College of Business (COB), and lead direction from the COB Senior Analyst, the Administrative Analyst is responsible for providing budget and office support to maintain the administrative objectives of the Dean. The Administrative Analyst is responsible for gathering, summarizing, and reporting data to provide analyses and recommendations in such areas as budgets, forecasts, financial plans and AACSB and other accreditation documentation.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include, but are not limited to, the following :

  • Budget and Finance Management: Under the lead of the Dean's Senior Analyst, provides primary support in COB-wide financial/budgetary analysis, planning, fund tracking (including CSU operating funds, trust, scholarship and donation-based funds), and assists in all fiscal year-end activities. Manages large data sets and provides analysis in support of AACSB accreditation including accreditation data and collation. Assists in overseeing all financial transactions for College and purchasing decisions. Assists in development of resources and training and instruction to other COB faculty/staff for financial-related documentation. Assists COB faculty with management of budgets set for specific special events and/or purposes. Assists with sensitive financial data, including donor information. Assists with communication with external vendors and consultants, including completion of service agreements, MOUs and special consultant agreements. Assists with financial analyses and reports across all COB funds for AACSB reporting purposes. Assists with research and coordination with other stakeholders (including CSU Chancellor's Office) for large-scale purchases (software/database licenses, computer hardware, etc.).
  • Community Relations and Partnership Coordination: In direct coordination with Dean and Dean's Senior Analyst, assists with technical and logistical needs for COB partnerships with C-level business and community members, particularly through working with the Business Advisory Council (BAC). Assists with associated professional publications and all aspects of event management for quarterly BAC meetings. Assists with coordination of major events, partnerships, and programs with local, national and global community and business leaders. Works closely with a wide range of campus departments and external contacts to facilitate regional business for the College. Assists with comprehensive database of community and business contacts. Assists with research and development of best practices for management of event communication strategies.
  • Special Projects: Under the lead of the Dean's Senior Analyst, executes special projects as requested by the Dean, including support for AACSB accreditation process, and existing and new COB programs.
  • Policy Development and Implementation: Under the lead of the Dean's Senior Analyst, assists in assessment of areas of need and development, and implementation of innovative COB-wide policies, procedures and process improvement efforts in the areas of finance, personnel, travel, event management, information technology and data records, facilities management, operations and administrative support accordingly. Assists in research, interpretation and implementation of CSUMB and CSU Chancellor's Office policies within the COB. Under lead of Dean's Senior Analyst, manages and develops majority of resources for COB intranet resource website for faculty and staff. Collaborates with University Advancement staff to implement donor- and event-related policies and procedures that meet both departments' needs.
  • Personnel Management, Workload Analysis and Academic Scheduling: Under lead of Dean's Senior Analyst, assists with analyses and projections of short- and long-term faculty and staff workload demand scenarios based on a wide range of inputs. Translates data and projections accordingly for AACSB and WASC accreditation-related workload reports. Assists Senior Analyst in annual documentation and management of faculty workload assignments. In coordination with department ASC(s) and Senior Analyst, supports academic and centralized scheduling submissions in a timely fashion. Assists in hiring of COB tenure-track and part-time faculty, instructional student assistants and temporary administrative staff. Assists in overseeing the work of temporary administrative staff as needed. Assistant point of contact for monthly COB-wide payroll distribution.
  • Operations Management and Customer Service: Assists Senior Analyst with COB needs assessments, provides customer service as required, assists with managing COB operations records, orders of equipment and supply inventory, oversees COB events calendar and room reservations. Assists as Dean's Office liaison for students, faculty, staff and guests.
  • Building Emergency Coordinator: Implements emergency management and safety policies, procedures, trainings, and related resources for all users of Gambord BIT Building. Serves as lead point of contact for all BIT Building users to report safety concerns; coordinates with campus stakeholders to address concerns.

Other Functions :

Perform other job-related duties and special projects as assigned.


Knowledge: Working knowledge of general practices, program, and/or administrative specialty. Basic knowledge of and ability to apply fundamental concepts. Working knowledge of budget policies and procedures. Knowledge of basic methods and procedures for research and statistical analysis and the ability to apply them.

Abilities: Ability to analyze data and make accurate projections using business mathematics and basic statistical techniques. Ability to organize and plan work and projects including handling multiple priorities. Ability to make independent decisions and exercise sound judgment. Ability to compile, write, and present reports related to program or administrative specialty. Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships within and outside the work group and serve as a liaison for the organizational unit. Ability to learn, interpret, and apply a wide variety of policies and procedures relating to and impacting the applicable program, organizational unit, and/or administrative specialty.


General knowledge and skills in the applicable administrative and/or program field with a foundational knowledge of public administration principles, practices, and methods. This foundation would normally be obtained through a bachelor's degree and/or equivalent training and administrative work experience involving study, analysis, and/or evaluation leading to the development or improvement of administrative policies, procedures, practices, or programs.


Skill in: Advanced Excel Skills (including pivot tables/charts, linking worksheets, and creating formulas), preparing PowerPoint presentations to include statistical information, providing exceptional customer service, and planning and executing events.


  • Two years of progressively responsible professional experience in analyzing data including one year involving duties such as preparation, justification and analysis or the control and administration of a budget or budgetary process.
  • Experience in information retrieval and data presentation, reporting, and visualization.
  • Exceptional ability to communicate verbally and in writing in a professional, persuasive and tactful manner.
  • Institution-wide administration or planning experiences as well as budgetary program analysis.
  • Experience working with diverse populations in an academic setting preferred or the ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships in this setting.
  • Technical fluency with Oracle/PeopleSoft, CSU Common Management System or equivalent student information system
  • Technical fluency in the use of Microsoft Office Suite; Google's G-Suite (Gmail, Docs, Drive, and Calendar); Hyperion or equivalent reporting tools; intranet drives; and internet browsers.


  • All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check (including a criminal records check).
  • The person holding this position is considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
  • This position will have a duty to report to the Campus Title IX Officer information pertaining to victims of sex discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual misconduct, dating/domestic violence, and stalking as required by CSU Executive Order 1095.
  • This position has been designated as a sensitive position with:

    • access to, or control over, cash, checks, credit cards, and/or credit card account information;
    • responsibility or access/possession of building master or sub-master keys for building access; and
    • access to and responsibility for detailed personally identifiable Level 1 confidential information about students, faculty, staff or alumni that is protected, personal or sensitive as defined in the CSU Information Security Data Classification Standards.

  • This position is required to comply with confidentiality requirements outlined in the Department of Education's Family Educational Rights and Privacy and California's Educational Code Chapter 13 regarding sensitive student issues.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid license to drive in the State of California, pass the Defensive Training Class, and be insurable under the University's liability coverage.
  • Occasional evenings and/or weekend work is required.


Office environment with standard equipment and tasks. Position requires working at a computer and desk for extended periods of time. Requires travel between campus offices and off-campus locations.


  • Type of Appointment: Full-Time, Probationary
  • Collective Bargaining Unit: Technical and Support Services (CSUEU)
  • Anticipated Campus Hiring Salary: mid-$4,000's/month
  • CSU Salary Range
  • FLSA Status: Non-exempt

CSUMB offers a premium benefit package that includes outstanding vacation, health, dental and vision plans; a fee waiver education program; membership in the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS); and 14 paid holidays a year. For more information, visit CSU Benefits R09. Additionally, University Corporation at CSU Monterey Bay provides access to affordable campus housing based on availability; visit Employee Housing for more information.


For full consideration, applicants must complete the required online application prior to the priority screen date found at Application submissions received after the application screening date will be reviewed at the discretion of the University. Materials submitted become the property of CSUMB and will not be returned.

CSUMB is not a sponsoring agency for staff or management positions.

Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose by contacting University Personnel at (831) 582-3389. For computer/online access you may visit the Tanimura and Antle Family Memorial Library (map). All employees must be eligible for employment in the U.S.


CSUMB hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States and is an E-Verify employer. In compliance with state and federal crime awareness and campus security legislation, including The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act, California Education Code section 67380, and the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA), the Cal State University, Monterey Bay Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available at

CSUMB is a smoke and tobacco-free campus.


CSUMB is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, veteran status, or disability.

Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

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